National Oceanographic Program Legislation: Hearings Before the Subcommittee on Oceanography of the Committee on Merchant Marine and Fisheries, House of Representatives, Eighty-ninth Congress, First Session on H.R. 921, H.R. 2218, H.R. 3310 ... [et Al.]
United States. Congress. House. Committee on Merchant Marine and Fisheries. Subcommittee on Oceanography
U.S. Government Printing Office, 1965 - Oceanography - 641 pages
Considers numerous bills, to establish a National Oceanographic Agency or Council Commission or Office or Committee to conduct, coordinate and administer oceanographic research programs and grants.
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Page 111 - All members of the Commission shall be reimbursed for travel, subsistence, and other necessary expenses incurred by them in the performance of the duties vested in the Commission.
Page 106 - ... under the seabed or are unable to move except in constant physical contact with the seabed or the subsoil of the Continental Shelf.
Page 93 - House is in session, has recessed, or has adjourned, to hold such hearings, and to require by subpena or otherwise the attendance and testimony of such witnesses and the production of such books, records, correspondence, memoranda, papers, and documents, as it deems necessary.
Page 73 - Secretary, but not exceeding $50 per diem, and while away from their homes or regular places of business they may be allowed travel expenses, including per diem in lieu of subsistence, as authorized by law for persons in the Government service employed intermittently.
Page 93 - ... attendance and testimony of such witnesses and the production of such books, records, correspondence, memoranda, papers, and documents as the Commission or such subcommittee or member may deem advisable.
Page 285 - Commission shall make a comprehensive investigation and study of all aspects of marine science in order to recommend an overall plan for an adequate national oceanographic program that will meet the present and future national needs.
Page 231 - Government under this contract; and (2) a release discharging the Government, its officers, agents, and employees from all liabilities, obligations, and claims arising out of or under this contract, subject only to the following exceptions...
Page 112 - ... the seabed and subsoil of the submarine areas adjacent to the coast but outside the area of the territorial sea, to a depth of 200 metres or, beyond that limit, to where the depth of the superjacent waters admits of the exploitation of the natural resources of the said areas; (b) to the seabed and subsoil of similar submarine areas adjacent to the coasts of islands.